Jah9 set to be featured in New Inna De Yard Docufilm
What is being described as the Jamaican Bueno Vista Social Club, is a documentary style short film by director Peter Webber, featuring Jah9, Winston McAnuff, Cedric Myton, Kiddus I, Ken Booth, Judy Mowatt and more. Jah9, alongside the crew, recently celebrated the impending release of the docufilm, which is slated for an August 30th release.
Along with her feature in the film, Jah9 is also featured on the album for the documentary, more specifically the cover of Judy Mowatt’s smash hit Black Woman. The two duet a beautiful remake of the iconic song. Watch below.
Inna De Yard, coming soon to a screen near you. Support!
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Jah9 releases 9MM Vol. 2: Pre-Album Groundings
for free download
On the road, Jah9 releases for free download 9mm Vol. 2: Pre-Album Groundings, a thought-provoking and intentional mix of originality and inspiration to gear up for her highly-anticipated sophomore album '9' . With Jah9's lioness lyrical dexterity and soulful rich production, her authentic spirit shines throughout her latest offering. Vol 2. features original, never-before-heard music including "Unafraid" (a standout track from her upcoming album addressing child molestation) and pays homage to some of Jah9's greatest influencers, both spirtually and musically.
FIRST SINGLE FROM '9' THE ALBUM
We have much to give thanks for knowing that where there is life, there is infinite potential. Enjoy the first official single from "9" The Album "Humble Mi" ... Give thanks to Lost Ark Music for producing this track with I and Joavan Puran art for the Phine work on this painting... humbled.
Stream or Download now: https://Jah9.lnk.to/HumbleMiID
Jah9 covers Riddim Magazine
In preparation for Jah9's new album, German based magazine, Riddim honours her on the cover alongside Akae Beka aka Vaughn Benjamin of Midnite. Copies available on June 16.
MAC COSMETICS INTERVIEWS JAH9 FOR "GLOBAL HEROES" SERIES
Jah9 is the stage name of Janine Cunningham, the Jamaican reggae artist whose blend of protest and playfulness is a big hit back home and steadily gaining momentum further afield. Spinning messages of social justice with more light-hearted themes, such as her paean to the humble “Avocado” in her 2013 hit of the same name, there is always an emphasis on vitality, sunshine and health. Here, she explains why staying true to who you are and eating well are the keys to unlocking inner beauty.
Have you come to view yourself differently since achieving musical success?
I’ve been writing since I was six years old, uncensored, for my own therapy. When I started writing songs for other people, I became more conscious of having to communicate a clear message. But it’s improved my process. My fans like my candour and the fact I’m unapologetic in my views
Jah9 prepares sophomore album for 2016
Jah9 reveals the first single for her upcoming debut album via David Rodigan's "Sista Session" recently recorded at Anchor Studios. The single, titled 'Humble Mi', was aired via BBC 1Xtra and can be watched via 1Xtra's youtube channel. Jah9's follow-up to her 2013 debut album, "New Name" is divinely dubbed "9" and will be released this Summer
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